Emotions are a by-product of what is going on in your head and your life (and in my case…what I eat/drink). In this context, I am broadly dividing this into happy and sad. I am not dealing with all other emotions in between. No, I did not get that definition from Urban dictionary or Wikipedia. It is just something I came up with. After all, … Continue reading Why so emotional?
We all know that one person who does not listen to their physician who has trained for a minimum of 10 years. Rather, that silly person just goes with the flow, ignoring all symptoms and engaging in self imposed ignorance (and borderline foolishness). I developed a severe allergic reaction on my neck and had no clue what I was reacting to. I conducted in depth … Continue reading Prescriptions
I have been reading a book a day this year and it has made a hermit out of me. I usually need to carve out 5-7 hours in a day to read…and yes, I have a day job. In an earlier post, I detailed how I will create time to finish reading a book in a day. One thing I quickly figured out was that … Continue reading A few of my favourite books
The voices in our heads try to protect us from perceived pain or disappointment. Sometimes, we need to ignore those voices and press on. Continue reading You’re gonna make it!
I have been on an introspection journey for the past couple of weeks. After reading the book blurb, I decided to spend the time to read it as it felt like it was timely. I was right. It was a timely book for me. Style: This 360 paged book is divided into 14 chapters with the aim to give the reader a perspective on why … Continue reading Book Review: The I Factor by Van Moody
How appropriate is showing anger in the workplace? This is a question I repeatedly ask myself as I have matured over the years. At the start of my career, I would swallow any rising anger that rose from my belly. A client or senior colleague is being outrageously rude? I smile away my anger and take in the rudeness not willing to make the environment non … Continue reading Professionally angry